The Friends of the Berne Library (FOBL) is a non-profit organization whose mission is to help support the Berne Public Library. The Friends meet on the first Wednesday of most months at 7:00 p.m. in the library’s community room. All interested persons are invited to attend these meetings. The next meeting is scheduled for October 3.
The Lasagna Dinner and Cake Walk is tentatively planned for November 3, 2018.
Photography Contest- Thank you to all who entered the 2018 photography contest.
The categories for the 2019 photography contest (to be submitted January, 2019) are as follows:
Charms of the Season, All Creatures Great and Small, Shadows and Reflections, and Our History/Heritage
If you are interested in helping with fundraisers, please contact Donna Gwin by emailing bernelibraryfriends
Even if you cannot attend the meetings, consider giving this group your financial support. Membership can be chosen from the following levels:
Bookmark (individual $15 year)
Bookworm (Family $25 year)
Bookend (Family $50 year)
First Folio ($100 year)
Beaver (Volunteer with or without membership)
The Library is also happy to accept donations in any amount and the money will be put to good use. Checks should be made out to Friends of the Town of Berne Library and mailed to the following address:
Friends of the Town of Berne Library
P.O. Box 42
Berne, NY 12023
Please include the following information: name, address, phone number, and email.
If you would like to give a gift in honor of memory of a loved one, please use this form Giving Tree Info
Click on the following for the current Friends of the Town of Berne Library By-Laws. By-laws
Officers (May 2015-2018) = President Donna Gwin, Vice-President Jennifer Merrill-Fuller, Treasurer Marion Burghart, Secretary Cheryl Jones.